Last Activity:03-07-2014 8:00 PM
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Posted in thread: Can someone tell me how this works? on 03-07-2014 at 12:55 PM
To me it appears to be more of a bash valve hybrid. Possibly the piston hitting the bash valve
then feeding steam to a different cylinder. Interesting.... Typically the bash valve would feed
Posted in thread: Alternative cranks on 03-07-2014 at 12:37 PM
(Are the pictures right side up in the Southern Hemisphere?)
Posted in thread: Can someone tell me how this works? on 03-06-2014 at 02:03 PM
...or maybe someone has a plan?
Posted in thread: Plan Reading Question on 02-02-2014 at 12:30 PM
It took a while to download the plans. but I'll give this a go.. First things first.... (")
This sign indicates a dimension in inches. In the Machining world drawings were often done in
Posted in thread: Traction engine movie on 01-28-2014 at 10:31 PM
There was an old movie on TV this afternoon, "Iron Maiden" about steam traction engines. I
didn't count them all but there must have been 50 traction engines in some scenes, a real steam
Posted in thread: Whats up with HMEM? on 12-31-2013 at 01:19 PM
It's not real? I'm shocked...
Posted in thread: Adjustable Vice stop for Verical Mill. on 12-16-2013 at 08:23 PM
Nice! I'm impressed.
Posted in thread: Yamaha Fun on 12-14-2013 at 09:36 PM
Not exactly my cup-of-tea, But I have to admire the metalwork - I've learned a lot here..
Posted in thread: My version of a Goodall boiler top up valve. on 11-29-2013 at 04:18 PM
now that is slick!
Posted in thread: Restored IronHorse on 09-15-2013 at 12:15 PM
"B&G Rust Remover" Where do you get this, and what ratio did you mix?